Justin Ruszkowski
    Justin Ruszkowski

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Normal, Ill.

    High School:
    Normal Community West

    Height:
    5-10

    Event:
    Diving

    Birthdate:
    05/05/1990


    03/10/2012

    Divers wrap up at Zone C Regionals

    Ruszkowski finishes 13th in the three-meter dive finals

    03/07/2012

    Five divers set to compete in Zone C Diving Regionals

    Two women and three men set to compete in Boomington, Ind.

    03/01/2012

    MAC Championships Day One: Finals

    Salukis in second, set two school records and one MAC Championships record

    02/04/2012

    Swimming and diving sweeps Evansville

    Salukis win 21 of 26 events in routs

    01/28/2012

    Swimming and diving drops dual meets against Western Kentucky

    Benitez posts three individual wins, pushing season win total to eight

    2011-12 // Senior
    Won four events on the year...Qualified for Zone Diving...Finished 13th in the three-meter dive in the Zone Diving three-meter final...Finished third and fifth in the one- and three-meter dives, respectively, at the MAC Championships.

    2010-11 // Junior
    Competed in nine meets...Won 12 events...Finished seventh in the one-meter dive at the MAC Championships and ninth in the three-meter dive...Swept the one and three-meter dives at six meets.

    2009-10 // Sophomore
    Competed in 11 meets for the Salukis, including the MAC Championships...Advanced to the NCAA Zone C Diving Regionals at Purdue University... Captured six first-place finishes, including sweeps in both the one-meter and three-meter dives against Washington (Mo.) and Drury...Set a new career best score in the three-meter dive with a 10th place finish at the conference championships.

    2008-09 // Freshman
    Named Sun Belt Diver of the Week Nov. 5 after taking first place in both the one-meter and three-meter dives against New Orleans...Also swept the one-meter and three-meter dives against Western Kentucky and Evansville...Finished third in the conference.

    High School
    Placed fifth at conference, seventh at sectionals as a freshman...Sophomore year placed second at conference, sectional champion...Finished 20th in the state his sophomore year...Placed fifth at state junior year...Set school records all four years of high school...Received All-American honors sophomore year...Recorded the top score in history in the Normal area.

    Personal
    A sport administration major...Has one brother and three sisters...Son of David and Cyndy Ruszkowski...Born May 5, 1990 in Chattanooga, Tenn.

    Wednesday, Dec 3
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Greensboro, N.C. All Day
    Thursday, Dec 4
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Greensboro, N.C. All Day
    Friday, Dec 5
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Greensboro, N.C. All Day
    Saturday, Dec 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Greensboro, N.C. All Day
    Saturday, Jan 17
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Swimming & Diving Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    SIU